Westover Job Corps

CHANGE YOUR SKILLS  |  CHANGE YOUR LIFE

Job Corps is a no-cost education and vocational training program. We are lucky to have the Westover Job Corps in Chicopee. Additionally, there other Job Corps training centers located in Massachusetts and New England. The Job Corps program supports low-income young people ages 16-24 by giving them the opportunity to learn marketable skills that will make for successful careers. The U.S. Department of Labor supports the program.

MassHire Springfield Career Center holds virtual orientations for Job Corps. See our calendar to attend.

Job Corps program services include:

  • Education and training in a wide range of careers – trades, medical, technology, manufacturing, driving/transportation, hospitality, culinary arts.
  • Work-based learning.
  • Free housing, food, medical/dental, and a clothing stipend.

This residential program takes from 9 – 24 months to complete depending on your interests.

Learn More About Job Corps

Westover Job Corps programs include:

  • Automotive Maintenance-Light Repair Technician Pre-Apprentice
  • Advanced HVAC
  • Bricklayer, Pre-Apprentice*
  • Building Construction Technology, Pre-Apprentice*
  • Carpentry, Pre-Apprentice*
  • Certified Nurse Assistant
  • Culinary Arts
  • Electrical, Pre-Apprentice*
  • Medical Administrative Assistant
  • Office Administration
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Plumbing, Pre-Apprentice*
  • Welding
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Need Help

MASSHIRE SPRINGFIELD

Phylis Gedeon
Youth Specialist
pgedeon@masshirespringfield.org
413-858-2818

WESTOVER JOB CORPS

Shadya Ortiz
Outreach & Admissions Counselor
Ortiz.Shadya@jobcorps.org
413-593-4248

Eloise Adegbola
Outreach & Admissions Counselor
Adegbola.Eloise@jobcorps.org
413-593-4248